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Engineering Instructor - Ship Systems


Rosyth, Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy, GB, KY11 2YD

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

Job Title:             Engineering Instructor - Ship Systems
Location:             Rosyth, Dunfermline
Compensation:   £32,000 - £39,000 + Benefits
Role Type:          Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:              SF54608


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as an Engineering Instructor at our Rosyth site. 


The Role
As an Engineering Instructor, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You will help deliver training to the Royal Navy by providing instruction on how to navigate engineering problems. 


Day to day, you’ll work with the Training Manager to deliver elements of the Type 31 Frigate Training Solution, incuding:


  • Support with the development and maintenance of the T31 Training Programme
  • Assist with the development and production of training materials
  • Manage trainee records and the Competency Award process
  • Ensure all supporting documentation is updated and maintained
  • Interact and engage as a member of the Ship Systems instructional staff
  • Focus on Health and Safety and work in line with all policies and standard operating procedures

This role is full time, 37-hours per week, and based at our Rosyth site with a hybrid working arrangement.


Essential experience of the Engineering Instructor

  • Experience as an Instructor / Trainer
  • Background in Engineering preferred but not essential 
  • Knowledge of DSAT advantageous (training can be provided)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficient in IT/Microsof Office appl
  • Knowledge of the UK Defence maritime training environment (desirable)

Qualifications for the Engineering Instructor 

  • Qualification in Education and Training, or equivalent is desirable
  • Engineering qualification is beneficial
  • Full UK Driving Licence

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.



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